MEASAT-1

Name MEASAT-1
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 3U
Status not launched, expected in 2023
Organisation University of Maine
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Launch brokerer NASA CSLI / ELaNa
Oneliner

Education mission that includes three payloads developed by schools in Maine.

Description

Education mission that includes three payloads developed by schools in Maine.

  • The ALBEDO payload investigates the impact of albedo (fraction of solar irradiation reflected back into space) on local temperatures across urban and rural areas.
  • The IMAGER payload will study a low-cost remote sensing tool for coastal estuaries.
  • The HAB payload will study harmful algal blooms to see if they increase atmospheric temperature and water vapor levels in the atmosphere above them.
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Last modified: 2022-12-29
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